Florstadt is a town in the Wetteraukreis, in Hesse, Germany. It is located approximately 26 kilometers (16 miles) northeast of Frankfurt am Main. It received town privileges in 2007.

Florstadt
Coat of arms of Florstadt
Coat of arms
Location of Florstadt within Wetteraukreis district
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Florstadt is located in Germany
Florstadt
Florstadt
Florstadt is located in Hesse
Florstadt
Florstadt
Coordinates: 50°18′57″N 8°51′47″E / 50.31583°N 8.86306°E / 50.31583; 8.86306Coordinates: 50°18′57″N 8°51′47″E / 50.31583°N 8.86306°E / 50.31583; 8.86306
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionDarmstadt
DistrictWetteraukreis
Subdivisions6 districts
Government
 • MayorHerbert Unger (SPD)
Area
 • Total39.60 km2 (15.29 sq mi)
Elevation
156 m (512 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total8,753
 • Density220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
61197
Dialling codes06035,
06041 (Nieder-Mockstadt)
Vehicle registrationFB
Websitewww.florstadt.de

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RiversEdit

The river Nidda and its tributary the Horloff flow through the area of the town.

LocationEdit

Florstadt borders on the town Reichelsheim in the north, on Ranstadt in the northeast, on Glauburg in the east, on Altenstadt and Niddatal in the south, and on Friedberg in the west.

DistrictsEdit

The town is divided into six districts: Leidhecken, Nieder-Florstadt, Nieder-Mockstadt, Ober-Florstadt, Staden and Stammheim.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). July 2019.